People of Northwest Public Radio
Tue July 8, 2014
Early Vote Tallies Speed The Sparring Between Afghan Candidates
Originally published on Tue July 8, 2014 3:13 pm
Preliminary voting tallies in the Afghan presidential election, released Monday, did little to ease a brewing political crisis. The losing candidate continued to claim fraud, declaring himself the winner instead. Meanwhile, the U.S. is warning of a power grab.